Do You Know What Is Angina?

Q:
Do you know what is angina?

A:
Angina is a kind of chest pain that occurs when the heart muscle can’t  get enough blood supply. If you get angina, you may feel squeezing pain or tightness in your chest. You may also feel pain in your jaw, neck, shoulders, arms and back. Other symptoms like fatigue, shortness of breath, nausea, or dizziness may appear as well.

In general, angina is a symptom of coronary artery disease. If you often feel chest pain and can find the reason, you’d better talk to your doctor.

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